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2009 Hyundai Elantra Question: If the trans. computer stops responding, can it damage the transmission?



Poiler, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Killington, VT, December 12, 2011, 17:36

After 54000kms, our transmission computer stopped responding. We took it to the dealership, but now are concerned, since it is such a new car with low mileage, can this problem potentially damage the transmission? For now its under warranty, but i don't want to have problems once the warranty is finished, because of a manufacturer's defect with the computer. Thanks for any help!!!

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, December 13, 2011, 01:21

    The computer is needed for the trans to work correctly, luckily that car here in the US has a great/long warentee.Hyundai as a car manufacturer put a lot of free technical information and workshop manuals on line for Hyundai owners. Check out www.hmaservice.com lots of great information.

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    Poiler, December 13, 2011, 09:36

    thanks alot, will check it out! However, any potential damage in the long run???

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